Grants & Funding

Grants & Funding

ORS/OREF Resident Research Project Grant

Resident Research Project Grant Funding: $5,000 grant Grant Description / Eligibility: Provides funding to residents who are interested in research. Covers research expenses, but not salary or travel. Work should clearly be achievable by the resident as a free-standing project even when it is a part of a larger work. It is expected that recipient […]

ORS/OREF Post-Doctoral Fellowship Grant

Funding: $50,000 grant Grant Description / Eligibility: ORS/OREF Postdoctoral Fellowship Award provides one year of support for individuals in a full-time postdoctoral training program. Applications must be dedicated to an orthopaedic-related project and focused on development of a career in orthopaedic research. Applications from trainees who have established a working relationship with an academic orthopaedic […]

2015 Grant Recipients

ORS/OREF Post-Doctorial Fellowship Grant and ORS/OREF Resident Research Grant The Orthopaedic Research Society is proud to announce the recipients of the first ever ORS/OREF Grants established in 2014 by the ORS Board of Directors. Stephanie A. Russo, MD, PhD UPMC, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Recipient of the OREF/ORS Resident Research Project Grant Therapeutic Taping for […]

SRS (Scoliosis Research Society)

Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) offers five levels of grants: Small Exploratory Grant This grant is designed specifically for new investigators who have a preliminary concept they would like to develop into a research project. The maximum grant award for this category is $10,000. The maximum duration of research is one year. The grant application should be […]

PRORP (Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program)

The Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) was established by Congress in fiscal year 2009 (FY09) to support military-relevant, peer-reviewed   orthopaedic research. Via Public Laws 110-329 and 111-32, Congress provided $61 million (M) and $51M, respectively, to the FY09 PRORP for a total appropriation of $112M for execution by the US Army […]

OREF Grants & Awards

The number and type of grants and awards offered by OREF in a given year depends on available funding. ORS/OREF Grant Opportunities The Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) share a mission of advancing excellence in the field of orthopaedic research. Through grants and other programs, we seek to […]

NIAMS Funding

NIAMS Funding Opportunities New!! NIH Director’s Early Independence Award Information on NIH Career Development K-Awards Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases via Funding.

NASS Research Funds

NASS 2016 Research Funding Application To support cutting edge spine research, NASS established and manages two funds: Annual Research Fund The Annual Research Fund (ARF) collects money to support research projects each year from applications selected by NASS’ Research Project Management Committee. Typically, $180K – $200K is distributed annually in support of research grants and […]